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street cry

(often pl) the cry of a street hawker
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • The latter is frequently heard as a shout or street cry after a man or boy.

    The Slang Dictionary John Camden Hotten
  • Suddenly he pitched his voice at the prolonged rasping shout with which he made his street cry.

    McTeague Frank Norris

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